Republicans suggest they want to make the SALT deduction cap, currently to sunset in 2025, a permanent measure, prompting blowback from NJ residents and officials.
The money in the fall election is going overwhelmingly to the Democrats. All five Republican seats and one Democratic seat are considered in play.
The new federal law would require school bus driver infractions to be logged within 24 hours in a database monitored by the federal Department of Transportation.
The number of anti-Semitic incidents rose 32 percent in New Jersey last year.
Gottheimer ignored questions on school bus driver background checks at a school bus safety news conference.
Critics of Dodd-Frank have been working to roll back the regulations since it passed in 2010. Tuesday’s House vote is the first, in what many expect to be more, dismantling the banking rule.
Gottheimer joined Local 825 Operating Engineers at a training site in Dayton.
New Jersey has 12 seats in the U.S. House of Representatives, six of them look safe for the Democrats. Six others could change hands, including five Republican seats.
The House passed an omnibus federal funding bill without any money specifically allocated for the Gateway project.
Gottheimer said his efforts to improve the return on investment have led to real savings for his 5th District taxpayers.
The government remains open for business, following another nail biter in Washington this week.
For a huddle of Monmouth County mayors, it probably feels like throwing a Hail Mary pass. But their residents pay such back-breaking property taxes, they’re willing to try.
Booker and Pallone are among several members of Congress bringing DACA recipients as their guests to the State of the Union.
A battalion of New Jersey Democrats, including Governor-elect Phil Murphy, voted to fight back against the GOP tax reform measure that capped state and local tax deductions at $10,000.
New Jersey congressmen respond to tax reform bill.